Posthumously released films are not a novelty in Hollywood. With advanced production schedules, a hard-working actor can have several unreleased films in the can at their time of death—the late Bernie Mac had three. Sometimes it can be a little unsettling to watch a film after an actor has passed, but usually it serves as a final testament to their great dedication to their craft. With Sparkle, Whitney Houston's would-be comeback, releasing this week, Complex remembers some lost greats with The 10 Best Movies Released After a Star's Death.

Written by Frazier Tharpe (@The_SummerMan)

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